Solving Network Printing Challenges for Architects

Network printing was a solved problem a long time ago. It is straightforward to set up and mostly easy to manage. Who thought we’d have a whole episode dedicated to this in 2022? Yet, network printing became one of the most talked-about topics in Q3-Q4 of 2021. Read on to find out why.  The “print…

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Is your Partner Track a Win-Win?

Hello and welcome to a brand-new episode of Design and Influence. Today we wanted to share a success story of Randy Waldeck, who made Partner is CSDA Design Group in just 3 years and is now leading a brand-new division.   How a win-win Partner Track Nurtures Top Talent.    Great people are the most important asset to…

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Successful vs Mediocre Architects

What separates a successful from a mediocre architecture business? How do you determine if your business is going well? What should you focus on to have growth? And what are the important things that are must-haves in a successful architecture practice? These are some of the questions we’ll be answering today.   To help us answer…

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How to deal with operating system updates as an organization

Hey there! Welcome to another episode of Design Under Influence. We specifically focus on helping architecture, design, and engineering professionals use technology as a competitive advantage. In other words, we empower you to let tech do the groundwork so you can do your best work. Today, my co-host Boris Rapoport and I discuss an important…

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Gifts for architects-Amazon guide

Nobody ever knows what to get for an architect!  Still don’t know what to gift this Holiday Season? We have some ideas for you! If you still don’t have your gift shopping done for the holidays, here are some gift ideas for architects and designers :   Concrete Pen and Pencils Cups.  Lego Architecture Studio 21050 Playset.  330…

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How to Manage Passwords for Your Organization

Hello and welcome to another episode of Design and Influence. Today, we go into details on how to manage passwords for your organization. This is one of the critical components of running a firm successfully. Your team can safely and securely access the information they need to do their work by adequately organizing passwords in…

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Revit Families Best Practices for Architecture

Today on the Design Under Influence Show, we discuss Revit families’ best practices for architecture with Kiran Nayak. Kiran is an architecture professional & digital design specialist. He works with firms to create a “bridge” between design and technology by crafting workflows and systems that make the design process more enjoyable, more efficient, and ultimately…

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Five Pros and Cons for Using a Mac in Your Architecture Practice

Are you an architectural professional thinking about using a Mac in your practice? Maybe you are already using a Mac in your practice and feeling lost in a sea of PC users. If so, this episode is for you. Today we will highlight the pros and cons of using Mac in your architecture design or engineering firm practice.   Here…

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